Common Poorwill

Phalaenoptilus nuttallii

ML50715


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Randolph Little
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16.0 km SE of Loyalton; Jones Valley
California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.5833, -120.1167 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Comments

NOTES: (Species Sound: frequent; Breeding Status: territorial, territorial paired?, breeding?; General Climate: arid; Cover Density: medium; Filtering: yes - Nagra at 4) Copied at LNS onto AGFA PEM468, then edited by RSL. [Sixty-four examples by the close bird of the "Poor-will" call of BNA. Quality unchanged (2 - some hiss but not too bad - BEST after 2:48, where approaching 2-1) - CAM - 8 November 2005]. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Forest, Evergreen Forest, Coniferous Forest, Second-growth.

Background Species

Common Poorwill - Phalaenoptilus nuttallii

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 404
Accessories
Parabola 91.4cm/30.5cm (36in/12in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
29 Nov 2000 by Nancy Schrempf
Digitized
12 Jul 2005 by James Napoli
Edited
7 Feb 1991 by Heather Wood

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